Nature and History

703-324-8702 TTY 711
12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035
Alexandra Marstall
Watch the Green Grow Coordinator

Watch the Green Grow

Watch the Green Grow

Watch the Green Grow with Dark Skies!

Report your dark sky friendly lighting using our Watch the Green Grow App. 

Show us how dark sky conservation is important to human health, safety and the environment. Report your lighting on our map below.


The effects of our yard care practices extend beyond our yards into the environment. Together our green actions have a visible impact in the county.

Growing Success:

Slideshow of pictures from WTTG entries

Watch the Green Grow Blogs and News

Coming soon...

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

We are here to help and will come to your community!

Watch the Green Grow staff offer the following to homeowners association, public schools and the general public:

  • Free informational presentations including easy landscaping choices that support wildlife.
  • Educate 4-5th grade elementary students in target stream valley schools through a Meaningful Watershed Educational Experience (MWEE).
  • Targeted actions for schools. Teachers and students can take action on their school yards by removing invasive plants, planting a native pollinator garden and installing rain barrels.
  • Education and outreach event tabling concerning local environmental issues and ways to take action in communities.

Watch the Green Grow Community Partners

  • FCPS Get2Green
  • Earth Sangha
  • Plant NOVA Natives
  • NOVA Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Dept. Public Works and Environmental Services, Stormwater Management Division
  • DPWES, Urban Forestry
  • Fairfax Tree Stewards
  • Fairfax Master Naturalists
  • Friends of LAP
  • Cub Run Stream Valley Park Volunteer Team
  • Friends of Accotink Creek

Watch the Green Grow in Action


Fairfax Virtual Assistant